[Sir Frederick Augusta Barnard.]
Mezzotint, proof before all letters, rare. 420 x 336mm. 16½ x 13¼".
Sir Frederck Augusta Barnard (1743-1830) was the principal librarian to George III throughout much of his reign. He sought assistance and guidance from writers and lexicographer Dr Samuel Johnson. Barnard compiled and published a catalogue of the collection 'Bibliothecae Regiae Catalogus' between 1820 and 1829 in five folio volumes.
See NPG: D1296. Whitman: 17.
[Ref: 24766] £220.00